Small Wars Journal

5/1/22 National Security and Korean News and Commentary

Sun, 05/01/2022 - 8:28am

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Access Korean News HERE.

National Security News Content:

2. Vladimir Putin 'will undergo cancer operation in the near future'
3. Western artillery surging into Ukraine will reshape war with Russia
4. How Putin’s brutal war in Ukraine pushed Finland toward NATO
5. Russia’s push into eastern Ukraine comes amid fears of a protracted war
6. Forgiveness, anger and unending grief as families face ISIS kidnappers
7. Depleted Russian units that failed to take Kyiv are merging, says MoD
8. Russia’s Sanctioned Superyachts: New Platforms For Indo-Pacific Diplomacy
9. U.S. Troops Train Ukrainians in Germany
10. Rape has reportedly become a weapon in Ukraine. Finding justice may be difficult
11. Former US Marine colonel training soldiers in Ukraine says 'Russians are worse than ISIS'
12. Ukraine Becomes a Wake-Up Call in Faraway Japan
13. Japanese PM Seeks To Set The Global Agenda
14.  Is American Democracy Built to Last?
15. The Army Wants to Change How It Manages Cyber Risk
16. Putin’s War on Truth Warps Reality for All of Us
17. Ukrainian Special Forces Kill With Extreme Prejudice Behind Enemy Lines
18. The Three Lifelines of a Planner
19. How the ‘jack-in-the-box’ flaw dooms some Russian tanks
20. Use of Army’s prepositioned ‘afloat’ equipment is expected to grow in the Pacific
21. Nancy Pelosi leads U.S. delegation to Kyiv and meets with Ukraine's president
22. Nancy Pelosi Visits Ukraine’s President Zelensky in Kyiv
23. Japan to revisit its National Defense Program as threats from China, Russia, N Korea soars
24. Ukraine war: Resistance to Russian rouble in Kherson
25. Museum's ancient gold among thousands of artifacts looted by Russia, Ukrainian officials say

Korean News Content:

1. Yoon to announce his picks for senior secretaries, top security adviser
2. Yoon's foreign policy mentor appointed to lead national security
3. North Korea leader Ri Pyong Chol's public appearance hints at new weapons testing
4. Experts Urge US to Confront N. Korea Missile Program
5. Opinion – South Koreans Support Unification, But Do They Support Integration?
6. S. Korea's exports up 12.6 pct in April, trade deficit widens on high energy prices
7. Changes to the KPA Corps Command | North Korea Leadership Watch
8. Changes in the Central Committee | North Korea Leadership Watch
9. S. Korea deploys homegrown radar system to Air Force
10. A unified Korea would be a good thing
11. Pyongyang continues strict COVID-19 measures as Seoul lifts mask requirement outdoors
12. Mend ties with Japan
13. Public residence, authoritarian legacy